NSR Report: Space Investments in 2020 Hit $7.7B in Record Year

With VCs Returning to Business as Usual, Investment in Space Reaches $36 Billion Since Turn of Century Cambridge, MA – NSR’s Emerging Space Investment Analysis, 3rd Edition report (ESIA3) released today, shows $7.7 billion in funding was raised in 2020 alone, bringing the total since 2000 to nearly $36 B. “2020 was definitely a record.

ViaSatellite: How Software-Defined Satellites Will Shape Communications

In Via Satellite’s article, NSR discusses the move towards a software-defined era of satellites. “With the cost of launching satellites going down via reusable rockets, you need manufacturing costs to go down via mass production of generic satellites. As in terrestrial networks, hardware is becoming software in space as well.” In a recent white paper,.

SatMagazine: Light At The End Of The Tunnel

NSR’s Cloud computing via satellite report cited in SatMagazine’s article on the future of Satcom.The satellite-to-cloud market offers great potential and the tech giants are looking to realize significant gains from this technology. Cloud computing via satellite is projected to drive 52 exabytes of traffic by 2029, generating a potential $16 billion in revenue from.

Satnews: NSR: Finally Time for Optical Satcom?

Commercially, today’s Optical Satcom market is in the process of customer trials with equipment manufacturers dedicating intensive capital resources towards their production lines to meet the oncoming constellation and UAS demand.  Within five years, a greater supply of space-verified and competitive laser communication equipment (for all sizes) will enter the market, as seen from planned.